This course, based on Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision, is essential for auditors performing Yellow Book audits and provides an excellent baseline of information as it relates to understanding Yellow Book requirements and application guidance. It also provides detailed information that all auditors planning and conducting engagements in accordance with the Yellow Book need to understand to be able to discern the requirements related to independence.
- Government auditors and public accountants that will be planning or conducting engagements in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision (“Yellow Book”)
- Qualifies as Yellow Book CPE
- Identify the guidance found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision.
- Recognize the relationship between Government Auditing Standards and other professional standards.
- Recognize the Yellow Book guidance regarding independence as found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision.
- Foundation and principles for government auditing
- General requirements for complying with GAGAS
- Ethics, independence, and professional judgment
- Competence and CPE
- Quality control and peer review
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John "Jack" Georger, CPA, CIA PUN GROUP, LLP / Las Vegas, NV
Mr. Georger has served a broad base of clients including port authorities, higher education institutions, community service organizations, foundations, counties, school districts, cities, and employee retirement systems. In addition, the commercial clients he has served include construction, real estate, aerospace, research and development, agricultural and professional service firms. Jack has also consulted on numerous budgets, rate and cost studies for municipal authorities as well as the design and implementation of internal control systems for various entities.
Jack is licensed to practice as certified public accountant (CPA) in the states of California, New York, Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia, South Carolina, Nevada, Connecticut (inactive),Wyoming(inactive), Georgia (inactive) and is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA). He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Internal Auditors, California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA), New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Nevada Society of CPAS, Government Finance Officers Association,. Jack currently serves on the Auditing Standards and Rules Committee, the Not-For-Profit Committee and the Financial Accounting Standard Committee of the NYSSCPA. He is also on the Government Accounting and Auditing Committees of both the NYSSCPA and CSCPA. Jack has been a member of the GFOA Special Review Committee for the Certificate of Achievement for Financial Reporting since 1990.
Jack has had the opportunity during his career to audit publicly traded companies, of both accelerated filers under PCAOB Auditing Standards and non accelerated filers, major cities and counties in the United States, colleges and universities, and some of the largest not-for-profit organizations in the United States.
Jack graduated from George Mason University with a degree in Business Administration, he first became a CPA in the state of Connecticut in 1981. He was in private practice in New York, where his firm provided auditing, accounting and tax services to various local governments, not-for-profit organizations, small businesses and individuals for over twenty years. Since selling his practice in 2001, Jack has been an Audit Senior Manager with KPMG, LLP and Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP, a partner in a regional firm in Los Angeles, Audit Director with McGladrey and Pullen, LLP and is currently a partner with the Pun Group, LLP 2013